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Could there be cataract surgery complications?

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The answer is absolutely, although it's very rare. Cataract surgery is very benign procedure that when done correctly is highly effective. In theory, there are things that can go wrong after any surgery, these include infection, loss of sight, need for further surgery, and renal detachment. As we have become more advanced in our techniques, these complication rates have seriously dropped off and the procedures deemed extremely safe and effective. However, I tell my patients that there are potentials and theoretical risk that you need to know prior to undergoing a cataract surgery.

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